Will Dobud, BA/BSW, MSW
-PhD Candidate - Australian Postgraduate Award - Charles Sturt University
-Master of Social Work [Advanced Practice] - Charles Sturt University
-Executive Dean's Award for Academic Excellence
-Bachelor of Social Work - University of Maryland-Baltimore County
-In 2015 Will was awarded the Australian Postgraduate Award through Charles Sturt University for the promise of research excellence in his doctoral research
-Will is the South Australia Representative for the Australian Association of Bush Adventure Therapy
-Over 10 years experience with adventure therapy programs
-Helped to start upAmerica's only nationally recognised follow-up program for adolescents
-Presents internationally about child and adolescent therapy
Dobud, W. W., Cavanaugh, D. L., & Harper, N. J. (2020). Adventure therapy and the routine
outcome monitoring of treatment: The time is now. Journal of Experiential Education.
Dobud, W. W., & Harper, N. J. (2018). Of dodo birds and common factors: A scoping review of
direct comparison trials in adventure therapy. Complementary Therapies in Clinical
Practice, 31, 16-24.
Dobud, W. W. (2017). Towards an evidence-informed adventure therapy. Journal of Evidence-
Informed Social Work, 14(3), 172-182.
Dobud, W. W. (2016). Exploring adventure therapy as an early intervention for struggling
adolescents. Journal of Outdoor and Environmental Education, 19(1), 33-41.
Dobud, W. W. (2014). The holistic review of an Australian adventure therapy
program for struggling adolescents (Unpublished Masters Thesis). Charles
Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, NSW, Australia.
Dobud, W. W. (2014). Speaking their language: Matching therapeutic
interventions to client strengths. In No 2 Bullying Conference: Identifying
bullying - policy, prevention & management strategies, Nerang, QLD:
Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association.